First In

I welcome you to my blog site; I hope to show you the fire service in NLC in some interesting events. During the next few years, I will improve on the content and photos to keep you coming back for more. I take pride in my photography and try my best to be first in when possible. The majority of the photos will be from the Norwich companies & surrounding area departments, but sometimes I Buff out of state cities for a change of pace.

As of late I have missed or worked a lot of the incidents. I have a great support group of Photographers to help the site keep up with all the incidents. There are too many to list, So thanks for your support. Thanks for visiting and enjoy .RD Ladd

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

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Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Meriden 2nd Alarm 10-22-12

Meriden, fire transmitted a 2nd alarm for 227 Cook Ave at 19:20 hours. NFI

Franklin Pin 10-18-12

Franklin fire responded to Rt-32 near Franklin Motors for a two  MVA w/rollover, First arriving found vehicle with heavy damage one on its side. M/A was requested from Bozrah. This was a fatal accident. NFI at this time.

Vernon W/F 10-16-12

 Vernon fire, Responded to 333 Merline Rd. for a  working garage fire at12:56 hours.